2022 Homecoming & Family Week Event Schedule

Welcome to the 2022 Homecoming & Family Week Schedule of Events! You can find all our in-person and virtual events below. If you hover over them, a more detailed description will appear.  If you can’t make it to campus, whip up a batch of famous PLU scones at home!

PLU will continue to follow WA state and CDC guidelines. If any in-person event is cancelled, registrants will be refunded in full.

Tuesday, October 4

Trivia Night

Trivia Night!

Get your team together and compete virtually against Lutes from all over the globe in our virtual Trivia Night! We’ve brought in a professional trivia company to deliver their time tested virtual trivia experience for a night of guaranteed fun! Compete for glory, knowledge, and of course, prizes!

7:00 p.m. PT

Wednesday, October 5

Paint & Party!

Come together through a virtual paint night to connect with one another and explore your creative sides. This will be hosted live by a fun instructor, with step-by-step painting guidance provided. You will socialize, laugh, “show and tell,” and finish with a fine piece of personal expression! No art experience is necessary. Just bring yourself, a great attitude, and an appetite for a new experience!” Supplies will be mailed to all participants. Register by September 21 to get your kit on time. $35 each. 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. PT

Thursday, October 6

Presidential Town Hall

Presidential Town Hall

President Allan Belton and Provost Joanna Gregson will share updates, including PLU finances, blended learning environments, and the student experience. Register early and submit a question on the registration form for Allan or Joanna to answer!

6:30 p.m. PT

Friday, October 7

Class of 1972 50th Reunion

Class of 1972

Lutes in the Class of 1972 are invited to a celebration marking 50+ years since graduating from PLU! Join your classmates and remember your college days!

5:00 p.m. PT

Make ’em Laugh

a musical revue

A hilarious evening of comedic songs performed by PLU’s brightest talents!

Director: Jeff Clapp and Caylin Morrison
Music Director: Zachary Kellogg
Choreographer: Sarah Seder

7:30 p.m. – Eastvold Auditorium

Saturday, October 8

Lute Family Brunch

Lute Family Brunch

Join your students for a breakfast on campus! President Allan Belton, Provost Dr. Joanna Gregson, and Vice President for Student Life Dr. Joanna Royce-Davis will share updates. Register early to submit a question for them to answer! $10 per person (Don’t forget to get a ticket for your student!)

10:00 a.m. PT

Football Game

PLU vs. 
(in-person & livestreamed)
Wear your black and gold and cheer on the Lutes! 1:00 p.m.
Sparks Stadium
601 7th Ave, Puyallup

Ticket prices vary.

Make ’em Laugh

 a musical revue

A hilarious evening of comedic songs performed by PLU’s brightest talents!

Director: Jeff Clapp and Caylin Morrison
Music Director: Zachary Kellogg
Choreographer: Sarah Seder

5:30 p.m. – Eastvold Auditorium

PLU on Tap

PLU on Tap

Join us in person as we continue the PLU on Tap tradition with Lute producers of beer, wine and cider. Appetizers will be served.

7:00 p.m. PT

Sunday, October 9

Trinity Sunday Worship

Sunday Worship

Join Trinity Lutheran for their Sunday worship on October 9. No registration.

10:00 a.m.

Golden Club Brunch

Golden Club Brunch

Class of 1972 and earlier
Location: Trinity Lutheran Thompson Hall, 11:00 a.m.

Free – registration required.